To remove or absorb with a sponge or cloth:
(Informal, Chiefly Brit.) To beg or get by begging; sponge
(Slang) To get by begging or sponging; cadge
To wander about aimlessly.
To remove the hat, cap, etc. from (the head), as a conventional gesture of respect
1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, III.4:
To search through or over thoroughly:
To search about; rummage
To work or act perseveringly or monotonously; drudge:
To get rid of; wipe out; destroy
To prepare (soil) by loosening or cultivating.
To search thoroughly as if raking over an area with a comb.
To labor continuously; work strenuously.
To fail to fulfill; cancel:
To dig out (earth, soil, etc.)
(Intransitive) To dig, to excavate.
A Chinese breed of dog; the Chow Chow.
An internal animal parasite, esp. a parasitic worm infesting the intestines, muscles, etc.
To mend as a tinker.
To be lazy or idle; loaf
To cut off from sight; cover up:
To overlay or spread with something:
To function; operate:
To be made clean
A specified kind of food
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